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scorn
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • Around the throne on high not a single star quivered; but the deep intonations of the heavy thunder constantly vibrated upon the ear; whilst the terrific lightning revelled in angry mood through the cloudy chambers of heaven, seeming to scorn the power exerted over its terror by the illustrious Franklin!
  • The girl stopped and looked him scornfully in the face: "I’ll thank you to keep yourself TO yourself, Mr. Thomas Sawyer.

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  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
  • That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.

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